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Sony Xperia C Sony Xperia Z

Sony Xperia C vs Sony Xperia Z

Sony Xperia C

Reasons to consider the Xperia C

3.5G, Google Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
FM Transmitter Includes an FM transmitter Yes vs No Listen to music through your car stereo without cables
Standby time Slightly more standby time 25.2 days vs 22.9 days 10% more standby time, less frequent charging
Sony Xperia Z

Reasons to consider the Xperia Z

4G, Google Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 1920x1080 vs 960x540 4x higher resolution screen
Screen PPI Much higher PPI screen 440 PPI vs 220 PPI 2x crisper display of text, images and video
Camera resolution Significantly higher resolution camera 13 MP vs 8 MP Take photos with more than 60% more detail for larger prints
Internal storage More internal storage 16 GB vs 4 GB 4x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Network Faster max data speeds LTE (80 mbps) vs HSDPA (7.2 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (around 3x faster)
Processor Faster processor Unknown, 1500 MHz vs Unknown, 1200 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 30% faster)
Size Slightly smaller 71x139x7 mm vs 74x141x8 mm Around 20% smaller
Thickness Slightly thinner 8 mm vs 9 mm More than 10% thinner
Weight Slightly lighter 146 g vs 153 g Almost the same

Competitors

Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Bluetooth The latest bluetooth support
4.0
Camera resolution Capture extremely high resolution images
Xperia C:8 MP
Xperia Z:13 MP
Thickness Thin
Xperia C:9 mm
Xperia Z:8 mm
Screen size Large screens
5.0"
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
Screen resolution High resolution screens
Xperia C:960x540
Xperia Z:1920x1080
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies
1080p @ 30fps
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Standby time Long standby time
Xperia C:25.2 days
Xperia Z:22.9 days
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
Easily get games and programs for your phone
FM Radio Both have built in FM radios to listen to news and music from FM stations
Listen to music from your favorite stations
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons

We're not aware of any interesting pros shared by these two products.

Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard

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